Improv Level 301: Intro To Character (Mon 6/3 – Mon 7/15) w/ Steve Wilder

Event Details

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  • Venue: Voodoo Comedy
  • Instructor(s): Steve Wilder

This class session runs 7:00 – 9:45 PM on Monday nights, Mon 6/3 – Mon 7/15. Classes will be held at the Voodoo Comedy theater space, 1260 22nd St, Denver, CO 80205.

You will have a Student Showcase performance the week following your final class! This will take place on Sun 7/21 at Voodoo Comedy, 1260 22nd Street, Denver, CO 80205.

In Level 301, students will get an introduction to playing character in improv. You’ll learn the basics of how to get into character and sustain one and explore point of view. Students will learn how to use characters in scenes and with their scene partners. This level will prepare you for Improv Level 501: Advanced Character.  Class sessions run seven weeks, with a Student Showcase performance following the end of the session.

Instructor: Steve Wilder is an alumnus of iO West and Second City Hollywood, and has been improvising and performing for 26 years. He has performed with and studied under Michael Pollock, the musical director of Second City Hollywood and the premier improv accompanist in the country, and Shulie Cowen, the founder and director of Opening Night: The Improvised Musical in Hollywood. Steve has had the pleasure of performing and teaching at the Los Angeles Improv Festival, the New York Musical Improv Festival, the New York Improv Festival, the Out Of Bounds Comedy Festival (Austin, Texas), the Montreal Improv Festival, the Duke City Improv Festival (Albuquerque, New Mexico), the Denver Improv Festival, and Colorado Improv Festival.